Vastu tips for apartments or flats are quite similar to that of vastu guidelines for individual houses. But as flats have lesser space for families to live so it is little difficult to follow all Vastu tips for placement of accessories and furniture etc. in house. However, you can follow basic vastu for flat tips to insure prosperity and happiness in your house. Vastu shashtra rules are being followed in Hindu culture from ancient times and it has great impact on human life. As per Vastu shashtra, the word is made up of five elements or pancha maha bhoota. Different planets use to maintain balance over all these elements.
It is always advised to follow North, North-East or East direction for entrance point of flat. Vastu says that South and West directions bring negative energies inside house so they must be avoided. Also, it is good to maintain a large open space around to building to welcome positive energy.
The preferable direction for master bedroom is south west corner of house but in case if flat has multiple stories then best location for master bedroom is on top floor.
The most appropriate direction for Kid’s room is north-west or north-east. It is always good to design windows on north wall of the room as they allow Sun light to come inside.
Vastu suggests Northwest direction for guest room. This direction is also best suited for unmarried girls in the house.
The best idea for designing drawing room is to keep it in the East or Northwest direction of house. Prefer to place maximum furniture items in the west and south direction whereas maximum open space must be maintained in east and south directions.
Vastu does not recommend designing kitchen in the north-east direction of house rather it should be in the Southeast corner of your flat. Ensure that cook must have his/her face towards east direction while preparing food. Prefer to install water taps in Northeastern direction of kitchen but make sure that your kitchen is not adjacent to toilets.
As per the deep science behind Vastu, flats or apartments that have windows or balconies in east direction are best suited. It helps to welcome positive energy with morning sunlight. As afternoon rays are not considered good for health so south or west facing windows are not suitable for flats or apartments.
The preferred direction for bathrooms is south or west direction where drains should flow towards North-East direction.
The best direction for Puja room is north east direction of house/flat.
You can design study room in any direction including East, West, Northwest and Northeast corners but study table must be placed towards Northern or Eastern wall. It is quite auspicious to design study room and pooja room side by side.
It is preferred to install water storage tank on north eastern corner of house so that early morning healthy sunlight can enter inside.